Soldier Songs and Voices currently offers chapters all across America.
We meet in venues weekly or monthly for free songwriting lessons and music writing workshops.
All sessions are led by professional musicians. Whether you are new to music or an experienced songwriter, we welcome veterans and dependents from all generations and backgrounds.
Don't have an instrument?
No problem. We are here to help you get started.
Whether you are looking to learn a new instrument, hone your songwriting skills, or simply attend a music session and see what our community is about...We are here for you.
Interested in starting a local chapter of Soldier Songs & Voices?
Suffield VFW 9544
972 Sheldon Street
Suffield, CT 06093
Eddie Gautier leads chapter meetings every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.Meetings are located in the Dining Area at the Suffield VFW 9544. All veterans are welcome, no songwriting experience necessary!
The Peace Gallery
112 Main Street
Damariscotta, ME 04543
SSV Mid-Coast Maine hosts sessions on Tuesdays 6-8pm /EST (bi-weekly) at
The Peace Gallery in Damariscotta, Maine. Sessions are led by Ron Capps.
Email Ron for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Peace Gallery
2007 SE Powell Blvd.
Portland, OR 97202
Soldier Songs and Voices – Portland Metro advances the arts of music and songwriting. We welcome all discussion and commentary, as it relates to those arts. As an organization, we endeavor to provide an accepting community space for all. We meet on Zoom most Sundays from 2 - 4 p.m. PST. Meeting dates are in the Calendar on our site: https://www.ssvpdx.org/.
Zoom Meeting Info
Meeting ID: 827 8769 4684
Smiley's Acoustic Cafe
111 Augusta St.
Greenville, SC 29601
SSV Upstate is located in Greenville, SC and led by Neil Sondov. The group meets virtually on Zoom, the first Sunday of every month at 3pm/EST! Email for Zoom meeting details: email@example.com
The Bugle Boy
1051 N. Jefferson St.
LaGrange, TX 78945
Heather Allbright is the chapter coordinator for SSV Bugle Boy Chapter. Because of Covid-19, we have not been able to safely meet in person. In response to this challenge, The Bugle Boy formed a collaboration with Terri Hendrix’s organization Own Your Own Universe to deliver FREE online workshops for our Soldier Songs & Voices participants!
email to register: firstname.lastname@example.org
Santa Fe, NM
The Candy Man Strings
851 St. Michael's Drive
Santa Fe, NM 78505
SSV Santa Fe hosts an in-person songwriting workshop from 5-7pm on the 1st, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
We’ll work with you on your songwriting efforts, present tips and info gleaned from SSV workshops and retreats, and maybe some exercises to help get us thinking.
For more info visit:
San Marcos, TX
Cheatham Street Warehouse
119 Cheatham Street
San Marcos, TX 7666
Dustin Welch leads our national SSV meetings every Monday at 5pm / CST on Zoom. Veterans will be workshopping new songs and sharing ideas about songwriting.